This is the first volume of an exciting two-volume work - a richly illustrated
hardcover companion to the CBC TV/Radio-Canada series. Volume One covers the
period from pre-Contact to the resignation in 1873 of our first prime minister,
Sir John A. Macdonald.
Written by Don Gillmor & Pierre Turgeon. Published by McClelland &
Examines the circumstances that have led to the homeless crisis and explores
possible remedies. Author Barbara Murphy's arguments and lucid style make this
a must-read for any Canadian who cares about the kind of society we are
Published by J. Gordon Shillingford Publishing Inc., 2000.
By tackling the good, bad, and just plain ugly influences on children's
relationship with food, the authors present a common-sense approach to healthy
living that's packed with solid information and down-to-earth advice.
Written by Judy Toews and Nicole Parton. Published by Key Porter Books, 2000.
Author Dr. Miriam Kaufman uses clear and accessible language to explain what
teen depression is, and how it can be overcome. She outlines the warning signs
of suicide and offers advice on how it can be prevented.
Published by Key Porter Books, 2000.
Written by Crawfod Kilian. Published by Self-Counsel Press, 2000.
An introduction for the young reader (ages 9-12) to the second largest country
in the world: Canada. It provides an understanding of political maps and basic
geographic terms such as direction, latitude and longitude. Colourful maps,
illustrations and photographs combine to give young readers snapshots of the
many regions that make up this vast country.
Written by Marlene Gutsole and Reginald Gutsole. Published by Oxford University
Award-winning photographer John de Visser travelled to each province and
territory, in all seasons, to photograph the diverse geography, architecture,
cultural events and life that can be experienced along the 16,000 kilometre
Trail. Over 160 photographs.
Written and edited by Gerry L'Orange. Published by Boston Mills Press, 2000.
This is a beautiful book, filled with colour illustrations of over 318 species.
Each page covers an individual species with detailed drawings of both male and
female birds and identifying information.
Written by Andy Bezener. Published by Lone Pine Publishing., 2000.
Canadian Tide and Current Tables 2001
Volume 1: Atlantic Coast and
Bay of Fundy
Volume 2: Gulf of St.
Volume 3: St. Lawrence and
Volume 4: Arctic and Hudson
Volume 5: Juan de Fuca Strait
& Strait of Georgia
Volume 6: Discovery Passage
and West Coast of Vancouver Island
Volume 7: Queen Charlotte
Sound to Dixon Entrance Published by Fisheries and Oceans Canada, 2000. $6.50